openSUSE Security Update : krb5 (krb5-4163)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75561


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A double-free issue in kdc when PKINIT is enabled allowed remote attackers to crash the daemon or potentially execute arbitrary code (CVE-2011-0284).


Update the affected krb5 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75561

File Name: suse_11_3_krb5-110316.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-plugin-kdb-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-plugin-preauth-pkinit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-server, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0284